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CFP: War Gothic

For a book-length collection entitled War Gothic, we invite essays on the intersection of the gothic tradition in literature, art, cinema, television, as well as in visual and digital media, with the representation of war and the military in its … Continue reading

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CFP for Edited Collection: Gender and Sexuality in Contemporary Popular Fantasy

Proposals are invited for essays which explore non-normative representations of gender and sexuality in a range of contemporary popular fantasy, including, but not limited to: tv episodes and series, films, computer games and MMORPGs, novels and short stories, comics and … Continue reading

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THE 2014 DELL MAGAZINES AWARD

The 2014 Dell Magazines Award for Undergraduate Excellence in Science Fiction and Fantasy Writing is now open for submissions. Please note there is a class-project category. Guidelines follow:  THE 2014 DELL MAGAZINES AWARD For Undergraduate Excellence in Science Fiction and … Continue reading

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The Real Genre Middle Ages

  How does twenty-first century genre-literature engage with the history and literature of the Middle Ages? This session invites submissions which explore genre medievalisms from any angle. How do contemporary social and cultural trends and concerns intersect with the medieval … Continue reading

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CfP: ICFA 35 “Fantastic Empires”

35th International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts Empire March 19-23, 2014 Marriott Orlando Airport Hotel The deadline for submitting proposals is October 31. Guest of Honor: Nnedi Okorafor Guest of Honor: Ian McDonald Guest Scholar: Istvan Csicsery-Ronay, Jr. … Continue reading

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CfP: Time Travel in the Media

  We are currently seeking additional chapters to broaden two collections of essays that address time travel in the media. The collections, to be published by McFarland, will be edited by Joan Ormrod (Manchester Metropolitan University) and Matthew Jones (UCL). … Continue reading

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CfP: Loncon 3 Science and Social Science

http://www.loncon3.org/call-posters-science-and-social-science   Call for Posters Sponsored by Anglia Ruskin University. Loncon 3, the World Science Fiction Convention, 2014, is calling for posters for its Science and Social Science Exhibits. We welcome posters which will present the cutting edge of research … Continue reading

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Weird Tales: The Unique Magazine and the Evolution of American Fantasy and Horror

Call for Chapter Proposals   (Essay Collection – Abstracts due Aug. 31) With its debut in 1923, Weird Tales became the first pulp magazine with content composed entirely of supernatural and fantastic fiction. Over its three-decade run, the magazine featured … Continue reading

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CFP: special issue of SF Studies on Italian SF

Science-Fiction Studies* is gathering scholarly essays for a special issue on Italian Science Fiction.  The projected publication date is 2015.  Articles on this topic that would be of interest include the following themes or approaches: -       analysis and discussion of … Continue reading

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cfp: Jamie Bishop Award for an essay not in English

The International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts Announces its 8th annual Jamie Bishop Memorial Award for a critical essay on the fantastic written in a language other than English. The IAFA defines the fantastic to include science fiction, … Continue reading

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